March 2015 summit in Japanese city of Sendai set to lay foundations for climate change treaty later that year.
he UN hopes to seal a global agreement on reducing the risks from extreme weather events, earthquakes and tsunamis at a 2015 summit in the Japanese city of Sendai.
Last month, more than 10,000 negotiators from 189 countries attended the latest UN climate change conference, known as the 19th Conference of the Parties, or COP-19, this year held in Warsaw.
Experts raise concerns over China's ambitions in mineral-rich continent as Snow Dragon icebreaker embarks.
Marco Grasso from the University of Milan-Bicocca and Timmons Roberts from The Brookings Institution propose a four-step approach involving the Major Economies Forum to overcome the current stalemate in international climate negotiations.
35th Consultative Meeting of Contracting Parties to the Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter, 1972 (London Convention) 8th meeting of Contracting Parties to the 1996 Protocol thereto (London Protocol).
Johns Hopkins University’s Energy Policy & Climate program and the School of International Service at American University recently established the Washington Geoengineering Consortium (WGC) to provide a forum for stakeholders to engage in an ongoing discussion of climate change geoengineering
Following a week of intense discussions, the Committee on World Food Security stressed the link between biofuels and food security, saying that the "progressive realization of the right to adequate food for all" should be a priority concern in biofuel development.
The Environment, Conflict and Cooperation team talked to Eileen Hofstetter from the Swiss Agency for Development and Co-operation.
2 - 4 October 2013, Washington, D.C., USA.
adelphi has released two new publications in an endeavour to illustrate the rationale and results of the joint engagement by adelphi and the German Federal Foreign Office in climate diplomacy activities.
The 2013 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Report recognizes “substantial progress” in meeting many MDG targets while also urging nations to accelerate efforts to achieve unmet MDGs by the 2015 deadline.